Chester Joe Barela

Chester Joe Barela 66, passed away at his daughters home in Washington on May 31, 2018. Chester was born on March 22, 1952 to George and Mary (Martinez) Barela in Vadito, NM. Chester is survived by his daughter Jayme Barela Krueger (Marc), WA. … [Read more...]

Thomas Earl Robison

Thomas Earl Robison, born March 2, 1940 in Ely, Nevada to Ardath (Hudson) Robison and Earl B. Robison, passed away peacefully May 31, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. After graduating from White Pine County High School, at the age of 18 Tom … [Read more...]

Nevada Northern Railway gears up for the season

ELY—As the Nevada Northern Railway Museum rumbles back to life for its 2018 excursion season, the working historic railroad brings back visitor favorites and adds new events guests will love. Excursion trains start early this year with a soft o … [Read more...]

Captain’s Corner

By Captain Scott Henriod WPCSO Our hearts were broken last week while we watched cell phone video, body camera footage and live news coverage of the Las Vegas shooting. I along with the nation was shocked by the violence that had taken place by … [Read more...]

90th Birthday

You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.  It’s Shirley Bransford’s 90th birthday and she is keeping the dream alive.  Stop by and give her a shout out on August 25th.    Happy Birthday Mom!! … [Read more...]

Two local girls heading to internationals

By Lisa Keppner Khloe Keppner and Maggie Wines will be heading out to Winnemucca July 3rd to compete in the Silver State Internationals. This event will run from July 3-8th. Over Memorial Day weekend Khloe and Maggie competed at the Nevada … [Read more...]

Club now open for summer

Special to The Ely Times The Southern Nevada Water Authority proposed Assembly Bill 298 that was intended to lay out the definitions of certain terms and a detailed monitoring, management and mitigation (or 3M) process in statute. Despite … [Read more...]

Captain’s Corner

Submitted by Captain Scott Henriod WPCSO With the weather finally warming up the Sheriff’s Office see an increased amount of motorcycles and mopeds on the roadways. For those of you that have chosen to ride a moped as your method of transportation … [Read more...]

Annual grad night set for Wednesday

The Safe & Sober Grad Night Party will be held again this year on Wednesday, May 24th following the commencement ceremonies. It will be located at White Pine High School from 9:00 – 12:00 pm. Thanks to our many donations from the community a … [Read more...]

Donkey basketball coming to Ely

Donkey Basketball returns to Ely, and this time they have quite a roster of locals who have put together a team to play against the high school team. The freshman class are holding this fundraiser for high school dances and to plan for their … [Read more...]